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Troubled final day limits running for Button

Jenson Button endured a very difficult day on the end of winter testing. Technical issues prevented more running and now also leaves the team guessing about the performance of the new front wing designed for the Australian Grand Prix. 'The engineers were able to carry out some significant set-up work during the morning’s early laps. However, the team’s attempts to understand the behavior of its Melbourne-spec front wing – which arrived this morning – were curtailed by a late-morning red-flag.' 'After lunch, Jenson only managed a few laps before suffering a high-mileage internal combustion engine failure, which kept his car in the garage for much of the afternoon while the unit was...
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